Definition of percipient adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    percipient

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//pərˈsɪpiənt//
     
    (formal)
     
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  1. 1having or showing the ability to understand things, especially things that are not obvious synonym perceptive
  2. 2 percipient comments She was a percipient interpreter of the public mood.
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